Chris Whipple

journalist and documentary filmmaker

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Chris Whipple is a journalist and documentary filmmaker. He is author of The Gatekeepers: How the White House Chiefs of Staff Define Every Presidency.

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Last week, former Marine General John Kelly was Secretary of Homeland Security. But Friday, he was named White House Chief-of-Staff.

Can a new chief-of-staff rein in Trump?

Last week, former Marine General John Kelly was Secretary of Homeland Security. But Friday, he was named White House Chief-of-Staff.

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This morning, Jackie Lacey conceded to former George Gascón in the race for Los Angeles County’s next district attorney.

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California on Monday recorded its highest number of new cases since the pandemic began — more than 13,000 .

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California is home to the first woman vice president-elect, Kamala Harris, and first female House speaker, Nancy Pelosi. So why does it lag on women holding power in the statehouse?

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The 605 Corridor Improvement Project aims to add new lanes and exit ramps along the 605 freeway and a stretch of the 5 freeway in southeastern LA County.

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Publicly-funded media models make a lot of Americans nervous, but Victor Pickard argues it may be the only way to repair our tattered democracy.

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Sun, sand, and surf are all synonymous with Southern California’s famous beaches.

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Josh Barro and Ken White return to this post-election world. What’s President Trump suing over now?

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Los Angeles erupted when news broke that the presidential race had been called for Joe Biden. Fireworks went off in Echo Park.

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LA County said this morning that it has counted more than 3.3 million ballots, with about 618,000 to go.

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